Select a different bill

HB 0188 - Jury duty; primary caregiver of certain persons; provide exemption

Tracking Level: Passed
Sponsor: Rynders,Ed 152nd
Last Action: 5/12/2008 - House Date Signed by Governor
House Committee: Judy
Senate Committee: JUDY
Assigned To:
05. Superior CourtsNext Bill
06. State CourtsNext Bill

Staff Analysis of the Legislation

This bill provides for an exemption from jury duty for a primary unpaid caregiver of a person aged six or older with physical or cognitive limitations.  Any person seeking the exemption shall furnish the court with an affidavit and statement of a physician, or other medical provider, supporting the affidavit’s statements related to the persons medical condition. 

Bill Summary from the State Site - Click for the State Summary Page / Click for Current Full Text